Regan Announces School Safety Funding Grants in 31st District

CAMP HILL, PA – The School Safety and Security Committee within the PA Commission on Crime and Delinquency approved over $1,400,000 in grants this week to 31st Senatorial District school districts in Cumberland and York Counties, according to Senator Mike Regan.

The following School Districts will receive the subsequent awards:

  • Big Spring SD                          $ 72,552 
  • Camp Hill SD                           $ 40,917 
  • Carlisle Area SD                     $ 158,145 
  • Cumberland Valley SD        $ 299,567 
  • East Pennsboro SD               $ 77,900 
  • Mechanicsburg SD               $ 139,463 
  • South Middleton SD            $ 63,188 
  • Dover Area SD                       $ 103,636 
  • Northern York SD                 $ 100,756 
  • Spring Grove Area SD         $ 123,477 
  • West Shore SD                        $ 234,829

“The safety and security of our children and educators is paramount. These grant funds should help school districts with resources while battling COVID-19,” Regan said.

Eligible uses for the funding include the purchase of cleaning and sanitizing products; training and professional development of staff on sanitation and minimizing the spread of infectious diseases; equipment purchases; modifying existing areas to support appropriate social distancing of students and staff; providing mental health services and supports; purchasing educational technology for distance learning; and other health and safety programs, items or services necessary to address the COVID-19 disaster emergency.

CONTACT: Bruce McLanahan, Chief of Staff, (717-787-8524)